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Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2019

Amgen Inc. ( AMGN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $1.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 08, 2019. Shareholders who purchased AMGN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.85% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of AMGN was $188.43, representing a -10.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $210.19 and a 15.38% increase over the 52 week low of $163.31.

AMGN is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Gilead Sciences, Inc. ( GILD ) and Biogen Inc. ( BIIB ). AMGN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $12.6. Zacks Investment Research reports AMGN's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -3.27%, compared to an industry average of 9.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AMGN Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to AMGN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have AMGN as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors Biotech ETF ( BBH )
  • iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index Fund ( IBB )
  • Invesco Dynamic Pharmaceuticals ETF ( PJP )
  • Invesco Dynamic Biotech & Genome ETF ( PBE )
  • Invesco BuyBack Achievers ETF ( PKW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is BBH with an decrease of -3.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AMGN at 8.18%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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